Thousands of Gazans flee homes as Israel promises to press the fight
GAZA CITY — Tens of thousands of panicked residents fled their homes in the northern Gaza Strip on Sunday after the Israeli military dropped leaflets from the sky warning those who stayed behind that they were risking their lives because a large ...
Thousands flee Gaza as Israel raids continue
Israel pounds northern Gaza Strip after warning residents to flee
Israel Widens Gaza Bombing Targets, Deploys Ground Troops
Palestinians flee north Gaza after Israel warning
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Israel briefly deployed troops inside the Gaza Strip for the first time early Sunday as some 4,000 people fled southward from the northern part of the territory in the face of Israeli threats to step up attacks there. Neither ...
New York Times
Palestinians Flee Gaza's North as Cease-Fire Seems Elusive
New York Times
GAZA CITY — Several thousand Palestinians, defying the urging of Hamas to remain in their homes, fled from areas in northern Gaza early Sunday after Israel warned them through fliers and phone calls of major attacks to come. Israel and Hamas seemed to ...
Thousands flee Gaza as Israel ramps up offensive
GAZA CITY — Thousands of residents fled northern Gaza on Sunday at the urging of the Israeli military as its ground troops briefly crossed the border on a mission to destroy a launching site. The tumult came as the death toll from Israel's six-day ...
Christie calls for 'forceful' defense of Israel, says Obama not 'decisive'
The Republican governor's remarks came as Israel targeted civilian institutions with suspected ties to the militant organization Hamas and declared it would step up its bombardment of northern Gaza. Israel says it is acting in self-defense against ...
Israel and Palestinians continue to trade strikes
Los Angeles Times
Despite a unanimous appeal from U.N. Security Council members, Israel and Palestinian militants traded more airstrikes and rocket fire Saturday, with at least one mosque and a center for the disabled among the latest structures hit in the Gaza Strip.
Israel says 4 soldiers wounded in Gaza raid as Hamas takes aim at Tel Aviv
Israel's military said Sunday that four of its special forces soldiers were injured in clashes during an incursion into northern Gaza to destroy a rocket launching site as both sides ignored a unanimous recommendation for a cease-fire from the U.N ...
Israeli troops raid rocket-launching sites in Gaza as residents are urged to ...
GAZA CITY — Israeli commandos made a first ground incursion into the Gaza Strip early Sunday and knocked out Hamas rocket-launching sites. In a brief fire fight with Hamas militants, four Israeli soldiers were lightly wounded in the dawn raid but ...
REFILE-UPDATE 3-Thousands of Gaza civilians flee after Israeli warning
GAZA/JERUSALEM, July 13 (Reuters) - Thousands fled their homes in a Gaza town on Sunday after Israel warned them to leave ahead of threatened attacks on rocket-launching sites, on the sixth day of an offensive that Palestinian officials said has killed ...
Officials Say Iran Is Hamas' 'Enabler' in Fight Against Israel
“Iran continues to do everything it can to push rockets into Gaza,” says Israel's ambassador to Washington, Ron Dermer. “Iran obviously is a supporter of Hamas. And Islamic Jihad is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Iran” (Islamic Jihad is militant group ...